A global perspective on mental health : the role of clinical psychology and the interaction between traditional healing and formal mental health systems

Church, Josephine

Health sciences; Social work; Clinical psychology
June 2017

Thesis or dissertation


Rights
© 2017 Josephine Church. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced without the written permission of the copyright holder.
Abstract

Overview

This portfolio has three parts.

Part One: A systematic literature review, in which the available research regarding the interaction of traditional healers and formal mental health professionals, from the perspective of both types of practitioners, is reviewed.

Part Two: A qualitative exploration of how clinical psychologists, trained in the United Kingdom, construct their work in countries classified as low to middle income. Taking the form of a social constructionist thematic analysis, informed by Foucauldian Discourse Analysis.

Part Three: Appendices for both part one and two. The appendices also include a reflective statement and epistemological statement.

Publisher
School of Health and Social Work, The University of Hull
Qualification level
Doctoral
Qualification name
ClinPsyD
Language
English
Extent
1 MB
Identifier
hull:16051
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